FORT POLK, La. — With soothing music playing in the background, the seats of Glory Chapel filled with Soldiers ready to pay their respects at a memorial service held Oct. 12 in honor of Sgt. Spike and Sgt. Baras, military working dogs with the 50th Military Working Detachment, 519th Military Police Battalion. Both dogs were […]
U.S. Army Chaplain (Capt.) Loren Omer gives remarks as part of military funeral honors with a funeral escort for U.S. Army Lt. Col. Robert Nopp who died during the Vietnam War in Section 55 of Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, Oct. 18, 2018. From the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) news release: On July 13, […]
CAMP RED CLOUD, Republic of Korea – Lt. Col. Hyeon-Joong “Mike” Kim, a Seoul, Republic of Korea native and division chaplain, 2nd Infantry Division/ROK-U.S. Combined Division, says a prayer during the 2ID/RUCD’s Freeman Hall closure ceremony Oct. 16. The 2nd Infantry Division/ROK-U.S. Combined Division’s Freeman Hall closure ceremony marked the beginning of the final steps […]
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504th Military Intelligence Brigade Soldiers and families meet the horses during reintegration training, October 12, 2018, Lampasas, Texas. Chaplain Mark Musser, 504th MI BDE, held the event to aid in bonding after deployment. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Melissa N. Lessard)
SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii – When Chaplain (Maj.) Philip McBroom isn’t busy serving the Fairbanks, Alaska Police Department as an officer of the law, he works in the U.S. Army Reserve as an officer of God, serving as the commander ,127th Chaplains Detachment, 303rd Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, Fort Shafter, Hawaii. How can one balance both careers?
SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii – When Chaplain (Maj.) Philip McBroom isn’t busy serving the Fairbanks, Alaska Police Department as an officer of the law, he works in the U.S. Army Reserve as an officer of God, serving as the commander, 127th Chaplains Detachment, 303rd Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, Fort Shafter, Hawaii. McBroom is appreciative the dual role […]
III Corps units participated in the Operation Phantom Warrior Salute prayer breakfast 15 Oct at Club Hood. The guest speaker was US Army Forces Command Chaplain, Col. Bobby Whitlock. Photos by Sgt. Dommnique Washington, 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment.
CAMP SMITH TRAINING SITE, CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. – The call came through early in the morning of July 21, 2018 for New York Army National Guard Chaplain (Maj.) James Kim. A Soldier had died in an accident during his unit annual training. Even for traditional Citizen Soldiers, the process of supporting Soldiers, their unit and […]
LTC (CH) Brad Hanna, Oklahoma Command Chaplain, performs the invocation for the Change of Responsibility ceremony for the Oklahoma National Guard October 13, 2018. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Kendall James